Only individuals who meet the following prerequisites will be enrolled:
Basic graduate with a minimum of 3 years law enforcement experience or an approved ILEA waiver for extenuating circumstances.
Successful completion of the Proficiency Pre-Qualification Test.
Successful completion of an LETB-approved Instructor Development Course
This course includes how to organize and conduct firearms training programs, when lethal force should and should not be used, and how to improve and maintain proficiency levels. As part of this course, the candidate will be assigned to a group, where the group will be responsible for designing and conducting a Firearms Live Fire program.
They will be evaluated in the following areas:
-Written Course Objectives
-Written Lesson Plans
-Live Fire Course Diagrams
-Acting as a Range Safety Officer
-Acting as a Lead Instructor
Also, as part of the course each candidate will be tested and evaluated on the following skills:
-Combat/Tactical Magazine Changes
-Malfunction Clearance Drill
Students will need to bring: